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Software Gateway Cluster backup and restore - Right Approach

Question asked by VA82375905 on Apr 10, 2018

What is the right approach to backup restore API gateway? I know similar questions are posted and answered on this forum, however, there was never a dedicated approach for software gateway. e.g

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Backing up and Restoring a CA API Gateway docker container  This suggests using GMU/ssgbackup.sh and MySQL even though ssgbackup.sh has option to backup database.

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https://communities.ca.com/message/241790590?commentID=241790590&et=watches.email.outcome#comment-241790590 

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Back Up Gateways - CA API Gateway - 9.2 - CA Technologies Documentation
These just use ssgbackup.sh or API no separate MySQL backup/restore step

 

We are looking to use the gateway file system backup (at OS level) and mysql dump, however not sure the correct sequence to follow as when trying to restore the DB, it broke the replication between two DB nodes

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